Sorbus folgneri ‘Emiel’ Sorbus

Sorbus

Description: An attractive selection with a spreading shape, and narrow light green leaves, white beneath that turn brilliant glowing amber, orange and red in autumn. The clouds of small white flowers turn into dense clusters of tiny orange to red berries.

History: Selected by Dirk Benoit of Pavia Nurseries in Belgium around 2000. Received the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.

Sorbus Growing Tips: Grow in moderately fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil in full sun or light shade. Hardy and tolerant of urban pollution and coastal conditions.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 4m x 3m

Attributes

  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Autumn colour
  • S Size: Small

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